Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:21

Play needs more parks, more leisure, more nature and less pollution

Santa Eulàlia. Children from the city took part in the children’s proclamation, suggesting ways to improve Barcelona and speaking up for play as a right.

Wed, 02/07/2018 - 18:24

Pollution, a state problem

Air quality. The municipal governments of Barcelona and Madrid once again call for greater involvement from the Spanish state to improve air quality.

Thu, 01/04/2018 - 17:52

The political situation in Catalonia and pollution, the main problems for the city’s residents

Municipal. These two issues have overtaken tourism, the main concern for Barcelonaians this June, as the most serious problem, according to the six monthly barometer taken in December

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 18:01

The protocol for air pollution episodes is approved

Air quality. The protocol is included in the Municipal Basic Emergency Plan and will be activated when high levels of nitrogen dioxide and particulate matter are recorded.

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:20

DGT vehicle environmental labels, available in post offices

Air quality. DGT environmental labels, which classify vehicles according to the environmental impact, can be obtained from certain post offices.

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 18:26

Compliance with WHO pollution levels would prevent at least 250 deaths a year in the city

Health. Traffic restrictions come into effect on 1 December and will be applied to vehicles which pollute the most when nitrogen oxide pollution episodes are declared.

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 11:55

Warning on the prevention of air pollution

Air pollution.. The Generalitat de Catalunya today, 21th November 2017, issued a preventative warning on air pollution across Catalonia, even though the forecast is for an improvement in air quality in the Barcelona area.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:57

Information on the Barcelona low emission zone

Air Quality. The low emissions zone will be put into effect on December 1.

Fri, 10/20/2017 - 10:59

Travelling air quality information points and the new Low Emission Zone

Between 23 and 27 October, the points will visit the Hostafrancs, Sants, Dreta de l'Eixample, Fort Pienc and Sagrada Família neighbourhoods. Gradually, before the end of the year, they will visit the city's other districts.